Kalamazoo Guitar / Amp Advertisements, 1950s-1980s

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Kalamazoo KG - 1967


Guitar makers have advertised in music magazines such as Down Beat, Guitar Player and very many more. Some manufacturers advertised widely (Guild, Gibson, Fender) but many more didn't and adverts are few and far between. Here are some of my favourite ads out of the ones i've seen. You can browse through all the images from the category links above, or by manufacturer from the links below.

AMPS
Ampeg, Leslie, Marshall, Orange, Peavey, Sunn
GUITARS
Epiphone, Fender, G&L, Gibson, Gretsch, Guild, Hagstrom, Harmony, Martin, Music Man, Rickenbacker, Vox

1967 Epiphone Ad featuring a psychedelic fish playing an Epiphone Riviera 1967 Fender Ad - Full Colour Sound
1967 Epiphone Ad featuring a psychedelic fish playing an Epiphone Riviera 1967 Fender Ad - Full Colour Sound
1973 Fender Stratocaster add - The Worlds Favourite Flying Machine 1972 Gibson Ad featuring BB King - The Man And The Woman
1973 Fender Stratocaster add - The Worlds Favourite Flying Machine 1972 Gibson Ad featuring BB King - The Man And The Woman

Vintage Kalamazoo guitars for sale

1965 EPIPHONE AL CAIOLA CUSTOM (KALAMAZOO FACTORY) ALL ORIGINAL w / OHSC

BATH, BA1, UNITED KINGDOM

£3750

1965 EPIPHONE AL CAIOLA CUSTOM - ALL ORIGINAL WITH ORIGINAL HARD SHELL CASE IN EXCELLENT VINTAGE CONDITION. THERE ARE ONE OR TWO SMALL SCRATCHES INCLUDING A BIT OF BUCKLE RASH SHOWN IN PHOTOS. CASE HANDLE HAS BEEN REPLACED - ORIGINAL INCLUDED. ORIGINAL KEY AND BROWN ENVELOPE ALSO INCLUDED VERY RARE - ONLY A HUNDRED OR SO EVER PRODUCEDLOVELY VARIETY OF TONES FROM THE PATENT STICKER MINI HUMBUCKERS AND VARITONE SYSTEM. SHIPPING BY UPS IN TO THE EU ONLY. FREE IN THE UK.... more

EXQUISITE 1940 GIBSON KALAMAZOO ORIOLE PARLOR GUITAR KGN-12 MINTY AND COLLECTOR!

BOULDER, COLORADO, 80305, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$2999

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1964 EPIPHONE CASINO SINGLE PICKUP - KALAMAZOO

BATH, BA1, UNITED KINGDOM

£2650

1964 EPIPHONE CASINO SINGLE PICKUP. PLAYER'S GUITAR IN VERY DECENT VINTAGE CONDITION. HAS HAD A STRAP BUTTON FITTED AND REMOVED. REPLACEMENT BRIDGE AND REPRO TUNERS. MISSING INSIDE LABEL PRO RE-FRET WITH LARGE FRETS. WONDERFUL PLAYING AND SOUNDING INSTRUMENT. FULLER NECK PROFILE THAN THE GIBSON ES 330 MODELS FROM THIS PERIOD - MORE LIKE A '61 GIBSON PROFILE. CASH ON COLLECTION PREFERRED. OTHERWISE WILL BE SENT SECURELY WITH UPS FREE OF CHARGE. INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING AVAILABLE. PLEASE SEE OTHER ... more

Vintage Epiphone Coronet 1965 Cherry Kalamazoo Gibson made electric guitar

EASTHAMPTON, MASSACHUSETTS, 01027, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$2399

1965 Epiphone Coronet electric guitar in Cherry finish Very good plus condition With original chip board case. All original guitar, the poor man's Les Paul Jr. and a Rock & Roll beast. The guitar has a few dings that I have tried to picture completely including the one on the back of the neck that is opposite the 11th fret. Single Dog Eared P90 pick up is a treat. This one won't last , so grab it while you can. Goat Peak strings is a brick and mortar shop . Located about 2hrs west of Boston. ... more

Gibson Les Paul Deluxe 1980 Ebony with Chainsaw Case, Made In Kalamazoo

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA, 70119, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$2375

For sale beautiful Les Paul Deluxe guitar. It was made on November 14, 1980 in Kalamazoo. S / N 83190600 Some modifications to the instrument have been made over the time. Original pickups replaced with Gibson humbuckers, original tuners replaced with Schaller. It comes with Gibson Chainsaw case. Great instrument!... more

1987 HERITAGE H-575 Natural a very early production model made in Kalamazoo !

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA, 33327, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$2250

WE ARE FLORIDA'S OLDEST VINTAGE GUITAR SHOP ! 1987 HERITAGE H-575 Nat. super early production by the old Gibson Boyz ! Gorgeous early production Heritage H-575 from its 2nd year in business working from Gibson’s original Kalamazoo factory, its all blonde finish has yellowed slightly showing off its gorgeous Flamey solid Maple top, back & sides, its unbound / dot inlaid fingerboard plays like butta, its 1 piece mahog neck feels perfect. Its Grover tuners hold tune well & looks fine w / its ... more

(MA5) Early 1970's Gibson Kalamazoo 6-String Electric Guitar ES-325 SN-106502

FALL RIVER, MASSACHUSETTS, 02724, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$2160

Please view pictures and read ad carefully before bidding on this item! We strive to make your buying experience enjoyable, so please feel free to message us with any questions or concerns and we will everything we can to help! Thank you! Hello and thank you for viewing our listing for Gibson 6 String Electric Guitar ES-325 SN-106502 This is a 1970's Gibson Electric guitar Serial Number 106502 . This guitar is in very good condition considering the age , the only flaws i have notice its on the ... more

Kalamazoo Vintage Acoustic Guitar 1940s Tobacco Sunburst

REDONDO BEACH, CALIFORNIA, 90277, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$2054

This acoustic guitar is "Pre-Owned" but in Great Condition considering its age It has a Great Looking tobacco sunburst finish. The neck is Comfortable to Play and has 19 frets Some of the finish has come off the back of the neck and headstock And there are two scratches on the body near the bridge. These are only cosmetic blemishes. The guitar is Fully Functional This guitar has aged like a fine wine It has a Great Vibe and sound to it It looks similar to something Django Reinhardt would play ... more

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